Help us reach our goal of $2,500 to help pets in need of lifesaving emergency and specialty veterinary care.
Donations up to $5000 will be matched on Giving Tuesday, so your generosity will save twice as many lives!

If it weren’t for your contributors and your fund, Colby would not have had a second chance at life. The work that you do is so valuable to the pets and the families that love and care for them.


100% of your donation goes to saving pets' lives!

    Donation Amount

    Please enter your donation amount.*

    Make this a monthly donation.Together we can help even more pets and families!

    Donation Recipient

    Choose to donate to our general fund or to one of our veterinary partners.*


    Click here to make your gift in honor or memory of a person or pet and we will email you for details.

    Donor Information

    Yes, I want updates on how I'm helping pets through the monthly email newsletter.

    Ways to Give

    Donate to Ellie's General Fund

    General Fund

    Your contribution to the General Fund will support a variety of community needs, including cases referred by social service providers and instances where a pet has not had previous access to a veterinarian.

    Donate to a Veterinarian Partner

    Veterinarian Partner

    You may choose to contribute directly to one of our partner veterinarian practitioners. Funds raised for our partner vets are earmarked for use by each individual practice, and can only be distributed through that practice.

    Give a Memorial Gift

    Donate In Memory Of

    This type of gift is made in memory of a pet or other deceased family member, friend, neighbor, colleague, etc., often in lieu of flowers for a funeral service, an anniversary of a passing or other special times of remembrance.

    Please provide the name of the pet or person in remembrance, and include the individual's main family contact name and address. We will let them know you have made a donation in memory of their loved one. We share only your name and address - not the donation amount.

    Give an Honorary Gift

    Donate In Honor Of

    Celebrate a special day or occasion by making a donation in honor of a person or pet, birthday, holiday, anniversary or another milestone. Or on your own special occasion, you can feel good about helping pets and families right here in the Miami Valley by asking friends to donate to Ellie's Rainy Day Fund in lieu of gifts.

    Please include the honoree's contact name and address, and we will notify them that you have made a donation in their honor. We share only your name and address - not the donation amount.

    Employer Gift-Matching

    Company Gift-Matching Program

    Make your donation go twice as far by enrolling in your company's gift-matching program. Many area businesses offer to match their employees' charitable contributions.

    Contact your Human Resources Department and ask for your company's gift-matching form. Complete the form and mail it to: 
    Ellie's Rainy Day Fund
    PO Box #340013, Beavercreek, OH 45434

    Leave a Legacy

    Legacy Giving

    There are many ways to leave a legacy, and should your plans include helping animals long into the future, consider leaving a gift to Ellie's Rainy Day Fund. Planned giving can provide you with tax benefits while simultaneously assisting companion pets and their people.

    If you would like to including Ellie's Rainy Day Fund in your long-term legacy plan, please contact Juli Burnell at

    We couldn’t imagine life without Plex—he wouldn’t have made it without you. We’re so thankful that there are people out there who care about families like ours and who want to help.